[Histonet] Has anyone done a comprehensive study on fixatives?

Geoff McAuliffe mcauliff <@t> umdnj.edu
Fri Jun 23 09:03:23 CDT 2006

Lots of papers were published in the 1980's in various histochemical 
journals. Try searching PubMed or a recent textbook on IHC.


Cote, Laurie wrote:

>Has there ever been a comprehensive study done on fixatives?  For
>instance, the differences between fixation with formalin, different
>kinds of alcohol or other fixatives? Specifically, is one fixative
>better for IHC?  If a paper has been done and published, anyone know
>where it might be?  I tried a pubmed search and was relatively
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